Category Archives: watercolor

Redwoods: Three Impressions

Painting the Redwoods on the coast near Mendocino. Continue reading

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Sand in my Palette

Empty beaches aren’t great for people sketching, that’s for sure. But I’ll take a safe, well-distanced beach over drawing people for now. Late in the evening last week, we drove to a deserted beach north of Davenport on the California … Continue reading

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Daytrip to Yosemite

Daytrip to Yosemite Continue reading

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About halfway through the Direct Watercolor Challenge

About halfway through the Direct Watercolor Challenge#30x30directwatercolor
#watercolor #summer

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Direct Watercolor Challenge

Direct Watercolor Challenge #30x30directwatercolor
#watercolor #summer

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Saratoga Library in the spring

Saratoga in the Spring: Cherry Blossoms and Mustard Fields Continue reading

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Ink, Palette, Watercolor and Taxidermy

Jumping around, talking ink, watercolor, small palettes, conservation and hunting. On my way to Chico. Continue reading

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Persimmon 2019

Persimmons of 2019. Continue reading

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Poppies, Poppies and more Poppies!

Last week was poppy week. I taught a workshop based on a request to share this “loose and free” approach to flowers. What I loved most of all is that even though we all followed the same process and worked … Continue reading

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Pumpkins and Skulls

Boo! Continue reading

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